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[Isle of Man, UK] Smoking banned in cars carrying children under 16 from 30 March

This is exactly 8 years from the date that workplaces and work vehicles went smokefree in the Isle of Man on 30 March 2008. The new law is being introduced to help protect children from the dangers of secondhand smoke. Both the driver and the smoker ca
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Mar 29, 2016 19:45

[Isle of Man] Children promote smoke-free environment

Primary school aged children have been getting creative to encourage smokers to think about where they’re lighting up. There were 76 entries in the public health directorate’s ‘Please Keep Me Smoke Free’ competition which saw children draw a picture tha
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Mar 11, 2016 16:40

[Isle of Man] It will soon be illegal to smoke in a car carrying a child

A new law, approved by Tynwald, comes into effect on March 30 making it illegal to smoke in a car in which children under the age of 16 are travelling. The law is being introduced to help protect children from the dangers of secondhand smoke. Both the d
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Feb 22, 2016 21:05
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[Isle of Man, UK] Car smoking ban: Views sought on new restrictions

England introduced a ban on smoking in cars with children in October Isle of Man residents are to be consulted on a proposed ban on smoking in cars when children are present. If new legislation is passed, offenders could be fined £50 in line with laws in
BBC Online
added Dec 24, 2015 14:34

[Isle of Man] Children asked to spread the word about dangers of smoking

A government-organised competition is encouraging primary school pupils to draw a picture to be used as a sign to promote smoke-free areas. The competition has been launched by the Department of Health and Social Care’s public health directorate.
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Nov 6, 2015 20:15

[Isle of Man, UK] ‘Please Keep Me Smoke Free’ Competition

Primary school aged children are being encouraged to take part in a local competition launched by the Department of Health and Social Care’s Public Health Directorate. The competition encourages children in Year 1 to Year 6 to draw a picture which can be
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Nov 3, 2015 16:36

[Isle of Man, UK] AUDIO: Island monitoring introduction of e-cigs in prisons

Prison governors on the Island say they'll keep a close eye on a trial which is allowing prisoners to smoke e-cigarettes. It's happening in some prisons in England and Wales and is seen as the first step towards making the facilities smoke free from Janu
Energy FM (im)
added Oct 5, 2015 10:22

[Isle of Man, UK] New smoking legislation moves forward

Measures to stop young people smoking are progressing - but not without criticism. This week the House of Keys voted unanimously in favour of a second reading of the Public Health Tobacco Amendment Bill. It was moved forward by the Health and Social Ca
Energy FM (im)
added May 1, 2015 07:03

[Isle of Man, UK] Tobacco laws under scrutiny from MHKs

Moves to force Island shops to cover their cigarette displays will get a step closer in the House of Keys tomorrow. The Public Health Tobacco Amendment Bill 2015 will be steered through its second reading by Health and Social Care Minister Howard Quayle.
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Apr 29, 2015 17:35

[Isle of Man, UK] Strengthening tobacco legislation to protect future generations

The Public Health (Tobacco) (Amendment) Bill 2015 contains a number of proposals aimed at protecting children in particular from exposure to tobacco products and tobacco advertising. Specifically the Bill proposes: • a ban on tobacco displays • further
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Apr 10, 2015 13:56
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